Homecoming signs decorate Watson Library lawn

Posted on Oct 2, 2017 in Campus News and News

Homecoming signs | KU Alumni Association

Homecoming week begins

The university’s 105th Homecoming celebration kicked off Sunday with Glow KU. The campus and community event is designed to light up Lawrence with crimson and blue spirit.

A panel of judges drove around town to cast their votes for the winning displays. Check out the photos here. Organizations will display their lights all week.

Greek Life
First place: Sigma Delta Tau, Delta Delta Delta, Alpha Tau Omega, Beta Sigma Psi
Second place: Alpha Delta Pi, Triangle
Third place: Delta Gamma, Delta Tau Delta, Pi Kappa Phi, Alpha Kappa Lambda

Student Organization
First place: Engineering Student Council
Second Place: Beta Upsilon Chi

Homecoming signs, competition winner | KU Alumni AssociationHomecoming signs

The sign competition, a perennial favorite, took place on the Watson Library lawn with eight entries. Judges graded the signs on criteria including originality, use of school colors, adherence to the Homecoming theme and overall appearance.

Greek Life
First place: Alpha Delta Pi, Triangle
Second place: Alpha Chi Omega, Kappa Sigma, Zeta Beta Tau
Third place: Delta Gamma, Delta Tau Delta, Pi Kappa Phi, Alpha Kappa Lambda

Student Organizations
First place: Beta Upsilon Chi

You can see photos of all eight entries on our Flickr account.

Check back tomorrow for pictures of Chalk ‘n’ Rock, another favorite tradition! A list of all Homecoming event winners is  online.

Chalk 'n' Rock | Homecoming 2017KU’s 105th Homecoming celebration, Jayhawks of the Galaxy, takes place Oct. 1-7, 2017. For a full list of activities and events during Homecoming week, fun facts and historical information, visit the Homecoming website. Share your photos with us by posting on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram using the hashtag #kuhomecoming, and follow the hashtag to see more pictures of the celebration. Homecoming is sponsored by Crown Toyota Volkswagen.

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